Nation and pop vocalist who gained popularity even though he was an associate of the music group The Crickets. His 1st recording was 1964’s Beatle Strikes Flamenco Style Acoustic guitar. He was raised in Lubbock, Tx along with his friend and music group member Friend Holly. Curtis was placed into the Music artists Hall of Popularity and Museum in Nashville in 2007 using the music group The Crickets. He wedded Louise Curtis in 1970 plus they had one child. Curtis was teenage close friends with musician Friend Holly and became a member of the music group The Crickets after Holly’s loss of life.